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Detect and Disable Extension Modification to Chromium?

Lately I have installed some extensions from chromium store and saw some strange thing!. When I google something some modification to google shown on google result page. after I searched I found out ...
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Force Auto Update Chrome Extensions

I have a mission critical application in the form of a chrome packaged app. This is an app that is installed via [Enterprise Policy][1]. I've set up the auto update process however there are times ...
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Casting a tab in Chrome has stopped working

Recently, casting a tab from Google Chrome has to my Chromecast has stopped working. When I try I get "Unable to cast to Chromecast Name. An unexpected error occurred." with the cast icon red with ...
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Chrome extension for erasing recent history with one click

Is there a Google Chrome extension for erasing recent history with one click from the toolbar? I'm currently using History Eraser, but it's currently a 3-4 click process to clear my history for the ...
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Google Chrome working incredibly slow

So recently I have received a new laptop for work. It's pretty decent, i5 with 4GB of ram and hybrid SSD hard drive. Google Chrome was always my default browser and it works painfully slow here, I ...
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Saving large webpage as Image

I'm trying to save a webpage as an image. The web page I'm trying to save is a bit long, and has many images. I tried Google Chrome Screen Capture Extension and few other Chrome screen-capture ...
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List installed chrome apps and extensions by size

I'm trying to lighten up my chrome (with all its extensions and addons) and trying to find out which app/extension uses most disk space. Is there any way to find and sort apps by this criteria?
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how to remove soavee on?

Thought I had it removed before but now it's back, tried the following: Removing the extension from Chrome. Disabling the extension and then removing it. It's not installed in Windows The ...
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Close tab by double-click in Google Chrome

How can I close a selected tab by double-clicking on the tab header in Google Chrome? The extension Double-click closes tab only works on the page itself - not the tab.
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Using Chrome Remote Desktop, can I transfer files between computers?

Is there a way to transfer files between remotely connected computers with the Google Chrome Remote Desktop plugin? If not, is there a simple way I can transfer files between connected computers?
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Lost all my chrome extension users after last update

as you know since Chrome 35 Google has blocked the ability to install Chrome extensions from a third-party solution (installers and such...) Not just that, they also blocked ALL users that didn't ...
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How does Chrome Remote Desktop work?

What technology enables https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/chrome-remote-desktop/gbchcmhmhahfdphkhkmpfmihenigjmpp to be able to remotely control your entire computer using just the web browser? ...
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More refined Chrome Proxy settings

I need Chrome to use a SOCKS proxy to *.example.com except local.example.com . This doesn't seem to be possible from the standard settings. Is there perhaps an extension or something that could ...
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Is there a Chrome extension that will save all viewed resources whose URL match a given expression?

For example, if I wanted to save all PNG files that I come across in Wikipedia articles, I could enter *.wikipedia.org/*.png Or if I wanted to save any file with pony in the filename, I could use ...
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Chrome extension that permanently displays the history of a tab?

I am looking for an extension that would display for each tab, its history like this: [history(-3)] [history(-2)] [[history(-1)] The motivation is that sometimes when I come back to the browser ...
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Chrome extensions and popups displaying chinese text

I just noticed today a weird problem related to Chrome, and it's present in both Mac Chrome and Windows (both XP and 7) as I've been able to see. Sometime this morning my extensions stopped ...
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chrome can extensions track browsing activity and other data even when disabled?

I searched this on google and on superuser but found no answer. I want to know if the installed extensions on chrome can access or track browsing activity or/and other data (that it says to get access ...
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Google Chrome is stuck. How to fix that?

My Google Chrome is always stuck. If I resize the window or open full screen it works again for another few seconds, and then it's stuck again. What could it be? It seems that it's stuck when I hover ...
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Install KeePassHttp plugin for KeepassX on Mac OS X Lion

I installed KeepassX on my new Mac and I want to use a plugin (KeePassHttp) to autofill logins on Chrome. The instructions tell me to place it in the program directory of KeepassX but I cannot drag it ...
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chrome input tools extension in hotmail & rediffmail email editors

I have installed Google input tools extension in Chrome.(OS is Win7). In Gmail, no issues. Now, I wish to login to Rediff Mail or Hotmail. For user ID and password fields, the extension works as ...
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How to export opened tabs in Chrome?

Are there any extensions for Chrome that allow me to export all currently opened tabs as a text file, containing all the URLs of those tabs? I don't necessarily need it to be a text file if there is ...
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How to backup Chrome extension data on a mac?

I am using a google chrome extension called JScript Tricks. This extension lets me to manipulate webpage with jQuery injection. The challenge is my scripts for each website cannot be exported from the ...
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Lost my google chrome bookmarks and extentions

I just lost my Google Chrome bookmarks and extensions after restarting my laptop and it's really annoying. I didn't find bookmarks.bak in \AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default (or anywhere ...
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Browser where I can add my own custom CSS or Javascript

Is there a way to load my own custom CSS or Javascript while using a browser? When I'm accessing a website or developing a website I want to load my own custom scripts from my computer. I know this ...
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Can chrome running on Windows submit authentication details to auto-login?

I have a web app/site which uses AD as an authentication store. Users can now use the same credentials to login the our web site apps as they do to login to Windows. However it would be nice, if ...
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Why Chome Secure Shell SSH extension dose not work within iFrame

Secure Shell Chrome works fine for me, it's great! Now I'm trying to put in a desktop html using iFrame, but it does not work. It works well in separate browser window <a target="_New" ...
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How to get urls of all images on a page, edit them and download

Here is a task: A page has 300 JPEG images with urls like http://example.com/gallery/500px-500px/7496.jpg I want to do edit those urls to http://example.com/gallery/1000px-1000px/7496.jpg and ...
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How to block access to resources on external domain?

For example I'm browsing www.example.com At some point, some Javascript is fetched from another domain. I would like to sandbox example.com. Anything that is not hosted on example.com should be ...
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Offline Gmail extension for Google Chrome doesn't work offline

I downloaded the Google Chrome application called "Offline Google Mail" by Google. I used it a few times (online), it works fine, syncs, whatever. Yesterday I was on the bus and decided to give a try ...
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Show Google Chrome extension buttons

The recent Google Chrome update made all extensions buttons hidden. I have to click a dropdown button to view the extension buttons. I would like the extension buttons to be displayed without having ...
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How does a single Shockwave flash plugin process control all flash content in Chromium?

Is there a method to find which thread of flash is controlling which flash content? My aim is to find per tab bandwidth statistics.
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keyboard intermittently stops working even after reinstalling windows 7; possibly a Chrome issue?

My keyboard intermittently stops working. Sometimes a couple of keys will work, but usually none. Sometimes if I mash the ctrl+alt+windows keys randomly for a bit, the keyboard will let me type one ...
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Capture large webpage screenshot in Chrome

The webpage is very large (a few MB). I tried these extensions and they all fail: Screen Capture (by Google) - I get a new tab with no image in it Pixlr Grabber - I get a "500" request error after ...
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Can I run a packaged Chrome app as a tab in the browser?

I use a few packaged Chrome apps, namely Wunderlist for Chrome, Text, and Google Keep. Packaged apps launch a new window when you click on their icon on the New Tab page: I keep a Chrome window ...
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What is the purpose of “link-only” Chrome apps?

There are a number of Chrome apps that seem to "duplicate" a website, by being just a shortcut to some web service. Examples include, but are not limited to: Google Play Music Google Docs Google ...
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Is there a way to search ajax code for multiple words in Chromium?

There are various extensions in the Chrome Web Store that highlight multiple search strings in webpages e. g. Find Many Strings, MultiHighlighter or efTwo. None of them seem to support searching in ...
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Chrome theme I made myself refuses to sync across computers, how to sync it?

I made a Google Chrome theme, and have loaded it into Google Chrome using the Developer tools (Tools → Check "Developer mode"). But the theme won't sync across computers, even after I followed ...
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Modify Personal Blocklist to work with google.co.uk?

I use Personal Blocklist with SRWare Iron. I am not sure when, but I have noticed that it no longer works when I search on Google.co.uk (or .co.it, or .pl). That is, it doesn't block any sites, and ...
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CookieCuller on Chrome

What's the equivalent of the Firefox add-on CookieCuller for Google Chrome?
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Why is Vimium's default setting for “Characters used for link hints” is what it is? [closed]

The "Characters used for link hints" section in the chrome extension Vimium is by default this: sadfjklewcmpgh I'm curious why that is?
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How can I save (sync) all history in Google Chrome, across multiple devices?

It seems Chrome sync only syncs search history across multiple devices. The last opened tabs from other devices can also be synced, but it is still not the whole browsing history. Thanks.
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Chrome extension to show an alert on certain websites

I'm looking for an extension that will allow me to display a popup alert message on the webpage, for example if I'm on Google.com there would be a message "You're on Google, please continue to use ...
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Internet Download Manager Extension Not working in Comodo Dragon ( Google Chrome)

The extension for Internet Download Manager has stopped working in Google Chrome. Everything was working alright until I updated IDM to 6.19.2, then the extension for Comodo Dragon stopped working ...
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Plugins for Firefox and Chrome for switching context?

I wuld like to have a plugin which would help me to change context I'm working with. Suppose I have two tasks I'm working on and I want to easily retain and restore groups of open tabs. Anyone knows ...
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Sync between chrome extensions

do you know any way how to synchronize DATA from chrome extensions between 2 computers? (Windows and Ubuntu) I know there is option to synchronize bookmarks and extensions (it works), but DATA from ...
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stop images from being downloaded on webpage in chrome

I am on a limited connection. I would like to be able to stop chrome from downloading images (not hiding images) on webpages. I would also prefer any alternative browser as solution if this feature is ...
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How to install extensions in Chrome without a Google Account?

I am trying to install a free extension in Google Chrome, but whenever I click "Add To Chrome", I am asked to sign in to a Google account. This has never happened before, and I do not want to use an ...
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How can I restore “chrome://plugins” to default settings?

In chrome://plugins, I've messed around by enabling/disabling some plugins. Now I want them back to the "default" state. Is there any way I could do that? For me, Chrome NaCl / DivX VOD Helper ...
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How can I manage the download location, by file types, in Chrome?

Although this is partly a question about Chrome (where the problem is), this is more about the extensions (where I hope to find a solution). I recall a plugin for FireFox that would take a given ...
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How to get remote IP in Google Chrome browser

How do I get remote IP in Developer Tools Network tab? I can see the remote IP in Firefox using Firebug under Net. How can get this remote IP in Chrome? If this is not possible in Chrome, is there ...